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Best trails in Kissimmee Prairie Preserve State Park

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Looking for a great trail in Kissimmee Prairie Preserve State Park, Florida? AllTrails has 5 great hiking trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 3 easy trails in Kissimmee Prairie Preserve State Park ranging from 2.6 to 31.7 km and from 17 to 19 meters above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
Description

Kissimmee Prairie Preserve State Park is located 25 miles northwest of Okeechobee via U.S. 441 and County Road 724. Visitors can enjoy sweeping vistas of grasslands reminiscent of the Great Plains of the Midwest and amazing locations for stargazing. Visitors can also enjoy over 100 miles of dirt roads allow hikers, bicyclists, and equestrians to explore prairies, wetlands, and shady hammocks. The park has full-facility and primitive equestrian campgrounds. Fees $4 per vehicle

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Map of trails in Kissimmee Prairie Preserve State Park
Park information
Park hours
Monday
8:00 am - 5:55 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 5:55 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 5:55 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 5:55 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 5:55 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 5:55 pm
Sunday
8:00 am - 5:55 pm
Contact
(863) 462-5360
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Top trails (5)
#1 - Prairie Loop Trail
Kissimmee Prairie Preserve State Park
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Length: 7.2 km • Est. 1 h 49 m
There are many trails available at Kissimmee Prairie Preserve State Park. This is one of the shorter loops starting just west of the visitor center. Despite the flat terrain the loop is made more diffShow more
#2 - Kissimmee River National Scenic Trail
Kissimmee Prairie Preserve State Park
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Length: 31.7 km • Est. 8 h
Kissimmee River National Scenic Trail is a 31.7 kilometer out and back trail located near Kenansville, Florida and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, natureShow more
#3 - Kissimmee Prairie Preserve Hammock Trail
Kissimmee Prairie Preserve State Park
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Length: 2.6 km • Est. 39 m
It has been reported this trail has a temporary closure due to COVID-19. Please see the park's website for up to date information.Show more
#4 - Military Trail to McGuire Prairie Loop
Kissimmee Prairie Preserve State Park
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Length: 28.5 km • Est. 7 h 10 m
The Military Trail is the trail along the main road from the park office, and it takes you to the Kissimmee River. This trail takes you about 5 miles west, then around a loop, and back to the park offShow more
#5 - Ozmore Kilpatrick Prairie Trails
Kissimmee Prairie Preserve State Park
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Length: 17.5 km • Est. 4 h 24 m
It has been reported this trail has a temporary closure due to COVID-19. Please see the park's website for up to date information. The beginning of the trail on the Prairie Loop is nice with mixed hamShow more